Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for DataSynapse skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DataSynapse over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

TIBCO DataSynapse GridServer
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 839 829 824
Rank change year-on-year -10 -5 -29
Contract jobs citing DataSynapse 12 37 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.013% 0.038% 0.043%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.076% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 27 24
England median daily rate £575 £600 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £494 £521 £475
90th Percentile £694 £705 £684
UK median daily rate £575 £600 £525
% change year-on-year -4.17% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

DataSynapse is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 15825 18187 18272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 16.68% 18.57% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 10491 11860 11617
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £235
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 451 546
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +2.96% +7.92%
10th Percentile £11.08 £12.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.75 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00

DataSynapse
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing DataSynapse as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for DataSynapse in England

DataSynapse
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DataSynapse in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for DataSynapse in England

DataSynapse
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DataSynapse in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DataSynapse in England

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Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DataSynapse within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -51 12 £575 -9.80%
DataSynapse
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DataSynapse also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for DataSynapse.

1 10 (83.33%) Grid Computing
2 9 (75.00%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) Fixed Income
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
5 6 (50.00%) Derivative
6 5 (41.67%) ITIL
6 5 (41.67%) Middleware
7 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (33.33%) TIBCO
7 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
7 4 (33.33%) Finance
7 4 (33.33%) Unix
7 4 (33.33%) SQL
7 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
7 4 (33.33%) Scala
7 4 (33.33%) Splunk
7 4 (33.33%) Ansible
7 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 3 (25.00%) Kibana
8 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
8 3 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
8 3 (25.00%) logstash
8 3 (25.00%) Platform Symphony
8 3 (25.00%) ITRS Geneos
8 3 (25.00%) Hazelcast
8 3 (25.00%) Infinispan
8 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (25.00%) Akka
8 3 (25.00%) Ganglia

DataSynapse
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) Confluence
1 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (25.00%) Hazelcast
1 3 (25.00%) Infinispan
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Front Office
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Grid Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Scala Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Market Risk Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Market Risk Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) TIBCO Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) Akka
2 3 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Grid Computing
2 8 (66.67%) Fixed Income
3 6 (50.00%) Derivative
4 3 (25.00%) Data Structures
4 3 (25.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (16.67%) Equities
5 2 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (16.67%) Reference Data
6 1 (8.33%) Market Risk
6 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Solaris
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 3 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (33.33%) Scala
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) AWK
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Ansible
2 3 (25.00%) Ganglia
2 3 (25.00%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (25.00%) Kibana
2 3 (25.00%) logstash
3 1 (8.33%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Splunk
1 4 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle